Google said in a regulatory filing this morning that it had closed its acquisition of Nest on Feb. 7.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell as both purchase and refinancing applications slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
PayPal President David Marcus said his credit card details were stolen and the information was used to finance a spending spree.
The market loved Janet Yellen's congressional testimony — but once reality sets in, the Yellen glow will fade, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
The newly created myRA retirement plan will prove to be a bloated bureaucratic mess, predicts financial advisor Scott Hanson.
U.S. homeowners are doing a better job of keeping up with mortgage payments, with late payment on home loans at the lowest level in over five years.
Further depreciation in emerging market currencies could seriously dent oil demand in large emerging economics, OPEC warned on Wednesday.
Men’s hockey, women’s downhill, the rival U.S. and Canada women’s hockey meeting (again), and Shani Davis in the men’s 1000 meter speed skating.
Obama will sign an executive order on Wednesday to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers to $10.10 an hour starting next year.
U.S. business magnate Donald Trump continued his spending spree this week by snapping up a 400-acre golf resort in Ireland.
Hollande faces a challenge keeping the next generation of techies from leaving or luring those in the US back, the Financial Times reports.
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) is set to emerge as a serious competitor in the commercial aviation market over the next 20 years.
China released a batch of blowout trade numbers on Wednesday, which many analysts attribute to distortions created by the Lunar New Year holidays.
While Asia may be seeing growth, private jet manufactures are turning to the U.S. to drive big orders as the world's largest economy recovers.
George Standridge, Vice President of Business Development at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, discusses its wave energy project and how it is being affected by reduced U.S. military budgets.
The Dow closed at 15,994, a gain of 1.2 percent. The Nasdaq was up 1 percent at 4,191, higher on the year but still off its January highs.
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The GOP-controlled House has backed away from a battle over the government's debt cap and passed a measure extending Treasury's borrowing authority.
Saying it had to change its 401(k) benefits, the company pointed a finger at the Affordable Care Act, but several experts scoff at that notion.
Janet Yellen gave a thumb's up to the US economy. And as established economies get more attractive, emerging markets have to work harder to attract—and keep—investors.